semantic transformation

Redefining of the term semantics and the expansion of its function in modern Ukrainian literary language (based on the literary works of Roman Ivanychuk)

The article analyzes the functioning of terminological vocabulary in historical works by Roman Ivanychuk, particularly the peculiarities of its use in artistic speech. The processes of terminologization and determinologization are examined as well. Usage (at the model level) and contextual (at the functional level) characteristics of terms are given for comparison. Potential semantic, stylistic, emotional and expressive possibilities of special vocabulary in the context of a literary work are revealed.